Privacy Statement

PRIVACY STATEMENT

C.N. Brown Electricity is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the C.N. Brown Electricity Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the C.N. Brown Electricity website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

 

Collection of your Personal Information

C.N. Brown Electricity collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. C.N. Brown Electricity also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by C.N. Brown Electricity. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by C.N. Brown Electricity for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the C.N. Brown Electricity Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through C.N. Brown Electricity public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: C.N. Brown Electricity does not read any of your private online communications.

C.N. Brown Electricity encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from C.N. Brown Electricity so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. C.N. Brown Electricity is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the C.N. Brown Electricity and C.N. Brown Electricity family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

C.N. Brown Electricity collects and uses your personal information to operate the C.N. Brown Electricity Web site and deliver the services you have requested. C.N. Brown Electricity also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from C.N. Brown Electricity and its affiliates. C.N. Brown Electricity may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

C.N. Brown Electricity does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. C.N. Brown Electricity may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, C.N. Brown Electricity may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to C.N. Brown Electricity, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

C.N. Brown Electricity does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

C.N. Brown Electricity keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within C.N. Brown Electricity, in order to determine what C.N. Brown Electricity services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within C.N. Brown Electricity to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

C.N. Brown Electricity Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on C.N. Brown Electricity or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of C.N. Brown Electricity; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of C.N. Brown Electricity, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The C.N. Brown Electricity Web site DOES NOT use “cookies”. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

Security of your Personal Information

C.N. Brown Electricity secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. C.N. Brown Electricity secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

C.N. Brown Electricity will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. C.N. Brown Electricity encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how C.N. Brown Electricity is protecting your information.

Contact Information

C.N. Brown Electricity welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that C.N. Brown Electricity has not adhered to this Statement, please contact C.N. Brown Electricity atinfo@cnbrown.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.